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Yankees announce 27 non-roster invitees for spring training

They Yankees announced their list of non-roster 27 players who are on minor league contracts and will be invited to spring training, via Mike Ashmore. Those 27 players plus everyone on the 40-man roster means that there will be 67 players in spring training. The most notable among these are Bill Hall and Russell Branyan because ...

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Yankees Making Final Spring Decisions This Week

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Spring training is winding down as the Yankees get set to open their season at home against the Detroit Tigers this week. The lineup is mostly set, the rotation is finally set, but there have been a few loose ends to wrap up in the bullpen and the bench. I went over the bullpen earlier today. ...

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Gustavo Molina Could Have Leg Up on Backup Catcher Role

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Via Chad Jennings of the Journal News: There might be something to read into the fact that Gustavo Molina caught today instead of Jesus Montero. Cashman said it was Joe Girardi’s decision to send Molina, and he indicated that the veteran is still very much in contention for the backup catcher role. ...

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Yankees List Non-Roster Invitees

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The Yankees have made a bunch of moves official today including the signings of Luis Ayala, Bartolo Colon, Freddy Garcia, Warner Madrigal, Ronnie Belliard, and Eric Chavez. All of the above players are on non-guaranteed minor league contracts and have been invited to spring training. They have also announced that ...

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